In pictures: Auschwitz-Birkenau, then and now

In pictures: Auschwitz-Birkenau, then and now. A new publication by the Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum in Poland shows photographs taken in the extermination camp during World War II alongside pictures of the same locations today.

A deserted street in London after an air raid during the 2nd World War, 1940. Colour Photos from Time & Life Pictures.

Blitz Britain: Amazing colour pictures of London under siege from Nazi bombers during World War II

WWII 1940 A deserted street in London after an air raid. Colour Photos from Time & Life Pictures.

These eerie pictures show all that remains of a fleet of World War II fighter planes. The rotting planes lie derelict at an abandoned aeroplane graveyard in Newbury, Ohio, amongst overgrown foliage and scrap metal. The haunting images were captured by 24-year-old photographer, Jonny Joo, from Ohio, who has made a name for himself by venturing into long-abandoned places.

In pictures: World War II fighter aircraft rot in abandoned plane graveyard

These eerie pictures show all that remains of a fleet of World War II fighter planes. The rotting planes lie derelict at an abandoned aeroplane graveyard in Newbury, Ohio, amongst overgrown foliage and scrap metal.

You never know who's on the wires! Be careful what you say. Unknown artist.

British World War Two propaganda artworks released on Wikipedia

Be Careful What You Say -You Never Know Who's On The Wires, WWII Careless Talk poster (Photo by The National Archives/SSPL/Getty Images) But now it's Obama who is listening.

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"Leave Hitler to Me Sonny" ~ WWII UK poster to encourage evacuation of children from London.

A WWII Christmas: Food Rationing and Recipes in World War II {Part One}

A WWII Christmas: Food Rationing and Recipes in World War II {Part One} -- including free lessons, resources, printables, recipes, and much more!

50 Surprising Photos From The Past That Show How Different Life Used To Be - A tiny puppy sleeping comfortably between Russian soldiers. (1945)

Exhausted russian soldiers sleeping with puppy in liberated Prague at the end of the World War II. Prague, May

A German World War II prisoner, released by the Soviet Union, is reunited with his daughter. The child had not seen her father since she was one year old. Source: Helmuth Pirath / via: worldpressphoto.org

40 Of The Most Powerful Photographs Ever Taken

By Helmuth Pirath - Prize World Press Photo of the Year 1956 - CountryWest Germany Place Caption - A German World War II prisoner, released by the Soviet Union, is reunited with his daughter. The child had not seen her father since she was one-year-old.

As the world marks 70 years since the launch of a mission which ultimately led to victory over Nazi Germany during World War Two, these powerful before and after pictures show the true horror and heroism on a day that changed the world. On June 6,...

11 Striking Images That Show D-Day Landing Sites Then and Now

D-Day Landing Sites Then And Now: 11 Striking Images That Bring The Past And Present Together. A great visual to drive home the point that think war is a wonderful way to boost stagnate economies

M-10 Tank Destroyer from the 636th Tank Destroyer Battalion supporting the 143rd Infantry Regiment, 36th Division in Rohrwiller, 4 February 1945

Recently Discovered Pictures Detail The Horrors Of The Nazi Retreat

An Tank Destroyer from the Tank Destroyer Battalion supporting the Infantry Regiment, Division in Rohrwiller, 4 February Notice the extensive damage to the town’s church, which was likely damaged by shell blasts.

American forces are trying to recapture Wingen-sur-Moder from German mountain 6 General Charles Day Palmers Recently Discovered Pictures Show The Horrors Of The Nazi Retreat

Recently Discovered Pictures Detail The Horrors Of The Nazi Retreat

American forces are trying to recapture Wingen-sur-Moder from German mountain SS-Gebirgsjäger Division troops, who infiltrated it during the night, dislodging American troops and taking a number of Prisoners.

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